Energy Storage Construction Manager

Job Title: Battery Projects Construction Manager

Location: Central California (Travel Required)

Company: BNA

Salary Range:

  • $60-$90/hr
    • Salary Range commensurate with experience

Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) projects in Central California. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the construction activities at two distinct sites: Henrietta Peaker Facility in Lemoore, CA, and Malaga Power, LLC in Fresno, CA. This is a critical position to fill promptly, and the selected candidate will play a key role in ensuring the successful execution of these projects.


Project Management:

  • Oversee the construction of a 99.4MW one-hour Battery Energy Storage System at Henrietta Peaker Facility in Kings County.
  • Manage the construction of a 97MW one-hour Battery Energy Storage System at Malaga Power, LLC in Fresno County.
  • Ensure compliance with project schedules, budgets, and quality standards.


Site Coordination:

  • Work closely with project stakeholders, contractors, and subcontractors to coordinate construction activities.
  • Facilitate communication and collaboration between the two project sites, both located approximately 30 minutes apart.


Budget Management:

  • Responsible for monitoring project budgets and ensuring cost-effective construction practices.
  • Provide regular financial reports and updates to the senior management team.



  • The position requires extensive travel as the candidate will be on-site at both the Henrietta and Malaga projects.
    • Accommodations: The budget supports a hotel stay in the area for 5 nights per week, reflecting the expectation of frequent travel.


Quality Assurance:

  • Implement and oversee quality control measures to ensure construction meets industry standards and project specifications.
  • Conduct regular site inspections to identify and address potential issues promptly.


Safety Compliance:

  • Enforce and promote a safety-first culture on construction sites.
  • Ensure all construction activities adhere to safety regulations and guidelines.



  • Proven experience as a Construction Manager in energy storage or related projects.
  • Strong project management skills with a track record of delivering projects on time and within budget.
  • Ability to manage multiple construction sites simultaneously.
  • Knowledge of battery energy storage systems and associated infrastructure.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Willingness to travel extensively and work on-site as needed.
  • Familiarity with local regulations and permitting processes in California.